23-Feb-14 VH-HAK Hughes 300C Legerwood, Australia

The helicopter took off to reposition for refuelling and after about 1 minute, at about 30 ft above ground level, the engine stopped. The helicopter landed heavily, collided with an embankment and was substantially damaged.

Date
February 23, 2014
Reg
VH-HAK
Make
Schweizer
Model
S300
MSN
1041
Country
Australia
CivilMilitary
Civil
Link 1
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/2106681/helicopter-crashes-at-legerwood/?cs=95
Link 2
http://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/2106678/helicopter-crash-at-legerwood/?cs=12
Link 3
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2014/aair/ao-2014-030.aspx

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